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Lukomnik named to Directorship 100 for Second Consecutive Year

For the second consecutive year, the National Association of Corporate Directors has selected Jon Lukomnik, Sinclair Capital’s Managing Partner, as one of the 100 most influential people in corporate governance in America. Mr. Lukomnik’s selection in the NACD’s 2012 Directorship … Continue reading

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Can the SEC fine itself?

Can the SEC fine itself for facilitating differential market access – in effect encouraging insider trading? Perhaps it’s time for the SEC’s enforcement division to take a look inside the rabbit warren that is the SEC headquarters. Someone should point … Continue reading

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Sinclair Managing Partner Honored by National Association of Directors

The National Association of Corporate Directors has selected Jon Lukomnik, Sinclair Capital’s Managing Partner, as one of the 100 most influential people in corporate governance in America. Mr. Lukomnik’s selection in the NACD’s 2011 Directorship 100 is related to his … Continue reading

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Water: The medium is the message

Nearly 20 years ago, when derivatives were still relatively new and exotic, I was an honored guest at an asset management conference. It was one of those events where you worked tremendously hard from about 7 am until after lunch, … Continue reading

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U-Turn For Exec Comp?

Paris, September 13 – Just yesterday, 23 people gathered in a windowless conference room at a convention hotel in Paris. The ostensible reason was to comment on the work of the International Corporate Governance Network’s remuneration (executive compensation) committee The … Continue reading

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Debunking Myths About ISS

Together with my frequent collaborator Stephen Davis, Executive Director of the Millstein Center at Yale, I write a monthly column for Compliance Week. The most recent debunked some myths about ISS and Glass Lewis, the leading American proxy advisory services. … Continue reading

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Irrational Short-Termism in Investing

We have long maintained that time frame mismatches contribute to many of the thornier investing and corporate governance problems. We recently contributed an article on irrational short-termism to the International Corporate Governance Network annual review that will be published at … Continue reading

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